Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police has made elaborate security arrangements for the scheduled visit of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to Odisha to attend the first convocation of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar on August 25.
A team of senior police officers reviewed the security arrangements at the venue of the convocation ceremony today. As many as 25 platoons of police force will be deployed during the Vice President’s visit to the city, informed twin city Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty.
According to Gitanjali Batmanabane, director of AIIMS Bhubaneswar, 23 gold medals will be given to the meritorious students in the convocation. The first batch of MBBS and B Sc nursing students will get degrees during the convocation. A total of 50 MBBS students and 56 nursing students will get degrees.